Kiyomizu-dera is temple in Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Main hall of the stage and Otowa Falls is famous, every day, many tourists visit. It is the most popular tourist spot in Kyoto. Kiyomizu-dera has been a World Heritage Site as part of the “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto”. 【Address】 1-294, Kiyomizu, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 605-0862, Japan […]

Nanzen-ji is head temple of the Rinzai Nanzen-ji sect in Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. As “Above Gozan” in the Muromachi period, per the highest rank among the Zen of Japan, it flourished as the center of Gozan literature. In Kabuki “Sammongosannokiri”, Ishikawa Goemon is “Zekkeikana, Zekkeikana” dialogue say that watching the cherry blossoms in full bloom […]

Kōsan-ji is in Togano-Cho Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. That was a Betsuin of Jingoji Temple, AD 1206 to Myoe saint is vouchsafe the temple area than Gotobajoko, was revived by named Kōzan-ji Temple. National treasure wildlife person caricature, also that it owns a number of valuable arts and crafts such as Myoe saint image famous. Kōsan-ji […]

Tenryū-ji is head temple of Rinzai Tenryū sect in Susukinobabacho Ukyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Tenryū-ji has been a World Heritage Site as part of the “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto”. In the place where there was a Kameyama palace of Emperor Gosaga, 1339, because Ashikaga Takauji is mourn the Emperor Godaigo, it is a Zen temple […]

Heian-jingu is shrine in Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Heian-jingu to commemorate the Heian capital in 1100, was founded the Kanmu emperor as a deity in 1895. Every year, in the October 22 is a day of Heian capital, now Jidai-festival is performed to commemorate the foundation. 【Address】 97, Okazaki Nishitennocho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 606-8341, Japan 【Established】 […]

Chion-in is head temp of Jodo sect in Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. is beginning that the sect founder Honen opened the hermitage to Yoshimizu Higashiyama in the late Heian period. 1621, the second generation Shogun Tokugawa IeTadashi is erected the gates. Also the Shogun Tokugawa Iemitsu was erected “Mieido” in 1639. 【Address】 400 Rinkacho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto-shi, […]

Manshu-in is one of the Tendai sect five Monzeki in the Tendai sect of temple in Takenochicho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Saicho is founded on Mount Hiei, 1656, Ryoshonyudo-Shinno reblogged erecting the present location. Dry landscape garden is said to be the work of Enshu Kobori. 【Address】 42, Ichijoji Takenochicho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 606-8134, Japan 【Established】 […]

Hōsen-in is Tendai temple in Ohara Shorinincho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. It is famous as a picture frame garden, pine in the garden that was shaped like a Fuji Omi, you exceed the 700 years old. 【Address】 187, Ohara Shorinincho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 601-1241, Japan 【Established】 A.D.1012 【Admission Time】 9:00-17:00 【Fee】 Adult ¥800 Jr. High and […]

Arashiyama is Kyoto Prefecture tourist destination. It is the attractions of cherry blossoms and autumn leaves that have been selected in Japan Sakura attractions 100 selections. Nearby is Okochi-Sanso and Tenryu-ji of world heritage, foliage season each year, crowded with many people. Kyoto Every year in December as a new tradition of night, the Arashiyama-Sagano […]

Ryōan-ji is temple of the Rinzai Myōshin-ji sect in Ukyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Queen Elizabeth is also said to have praised, was placed slightly seventy-five tsubo white sand on the magnitude fifteen stone rock garden is famous. Ryōan-ji has been a World Heritage Site as part of the “Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto”. 【Address】 13, Ryōanji […]

Tōfuku-ji is head temple of Rinzai Tofukuji sect in Hommachi, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. To take one by one from Nara of Tōdai-ji and Kōfuku-ji was named “Tōfuku-ji”. Autumn leaves is a very famous, the view from the “Tsuten-kyo” You just be a superb view. Autumn leaves season, every year crowded with many tourists, at the […]

Zenrin-ji is head temple of Jodo Nishiyama Zenrinji sect in Eikandocho, Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. It is called Eikan-do is a popular name. It is famous as the autumn leaves of attractions, is the precincts there are about 3 Thousand of autumn leaves, it is called “Eikan-do of maple”. Amitabha image as a principal image twisting […]

Daigo-ji is Shingon Daigo sect head temple in Kyoto Fushimi-ku, Kyoto. Every year on February 23, “Godairikisonninnoue” will be held. About the old days was carried out “Cherry blossom viewing of Daigo-ji” by Hideyoshi Toyotomi, Cherry blossoms in spring, autumn foliage is famous. The precinct has about 1,000 cherry trees. Daigo-ji has been a World […]

Kōdai-ji is temple of the Rinzai Kenninji sect in Shimokawaracho, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. kitanomandokoro is the legal wife of Hideyoshi is it erected the temple was retractor in order to mourn the Hideyoshi. Foliage is famous, in the time of autumn leaves many tourists visit. 【Address】 526, Shimokawaracho, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 605-0825, Japan 【Established】 A.D.1606 […]

Entoku-in is subtemple temple of Kōdai-ji Temple of the Rinzai sect Kennin-ji in Shimokawaracho, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Fushimi Castle than cosmetic palace and the front yard was relocated Hideyoshi Toyotomi of legal wife Kitanomandokoro I will be known to have spent his later years. 【Address】 530, Shimokawaracho, Higashiyama-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, 605-0825, Japan 【Established】 A.D.1605 【Founder】 […]

Sanzen-in is one of the Tendai sect five Monzeki in the Tendai sect of temple in Sakyo-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. The Sanzenin Saicho small hall begins, built in the Mount Hiei, become Monzeki temple in the late Heian period, then moved to Sakamoto Omi, and was moved to Kyoto. Toyotomi Hideyoshi is to have built, two […]

Bisyamon-do Monzeki is one of the Tendai sect five Monzeki in the Tendai sect of temple in Yamashina-ku Kyoto-shi, Kyoto. Bisyamon-do is located in the northernmost of the Yamashina Kyoto, there is a beautiful garden that was wrapped in silence. Autumn leaves is very famous, the foliage season night admission (light up) you can feel […]

Jissō-in Monzeki is a temple of the Tendai Terakado sect in Iwakura Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, is also referred to as a “Iwakura Monzeki”. The fall is a magnificent colored leaves that decorate the landscape garden and rock garden, is visited by many tourists every year. Reflected in the room of the floorboards of “Taki”, “floor green” […]